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Have Pity on Your Street Tree: Participate in the BHA's Tree Pit Enlargement Project
Last year, BHA volunteers performed a census of the Heights' street trees.  As part of TREES COUNT 2015, we found that many of our street trees suffer from overcrowded roots and tree pits that are too small to enable the trees to survive and grow.  To provide our street trees with adequate nutrients and water, the BHA is launching a project during Summer 2016 to enlarge sub-standard tree pits by working with cooperating tree owners The BHA will devote its accumulated Tree Funds to this project.  In return,... (read more...)
Community News
BHA FILES LAWSUIT TO STOP TOWERS ON PIER 6. The lawsuit asks the NYS Supreme Court to annual the BBPC's June 7th decision to build two huge towers on Pier 6 near Atlantic Avenue and Furman Street. (read more).
Posted on 7/7/16
DOT Public Meeting on BQE Triple Cantilever Rehabilitation Project. Project Engineers presented an overview of the 10-12 year project whose planning began this spring and answered questions from the community. (read more).
Posted on 6/30/16
NYPD ISSUES STREET CLOSURE ALERT FOR JULY 4TH FIREWORKS CELEBRATION. All cars must be removed from blocks adjacent to the Promenade and Brooklyn Bridge Park. (read more).
Posted on 6/29/16
BHA AND ITS COALITION PARTNERS RESPOND TO CITY AND STATE "DEAL" ON PIER 6 (read more).
Posted on 5/20/16
DOT MOVING FORWARD WITH A PROJECTED 10-YEAR REHABILITATION OF THE BQE. The project will address the deterioration of the BQE, first opened in 1954, which is suffering the ills of old age and overuse. (read more).
Posted on 4/27/16
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